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Question 2:
What did you learn about Albert Einstein from this story?

Your answers to this question may be different from others’ answers. Here are a few things you may have learned:

  • Even as a child, Einstein was curious about his world.
  • He worked in a patent office in Bern, Switzerland.
  • He won the Nobel Prize in Physics for his theory about how light becomes electricity.
  • He developed many theories about the universe, including the Special Theory of Relativity and the General Theory of Relativity.
  • In later years, he considered his disbelief in his own General Theory of Relativity to be the biggest blunder of his life.

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